The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) on Dec. 6 celebrated ten years of public health department improvement. The national press release announcing the milestone is available here.
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PHAB's Newsroom contains up-to-date information about the growing number of nationally accredited public health departments, as well as links to PHAB's e-newsletters, press releases, news articles and other announcements about public health departments achieving national accreditation.
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Alexandria, VA — November 21, 2017 — From preventing epidemics to responding to disasters and protecting against environmental hazards, injury and preventable death, state and local public health departments in the United States work every day to fulfill their important … Continue reading
A draft Supplemental Process and Documentation Guidance for Tribal Public Health Departments pursuing accreditation has been developed in partnership with the National Indian Health Board’s Tribal Public Health Accreditation Advisory Board. This guide is intended to provide additional assistance to … Continue reading
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Click here to view various resources related to accreditation activity as of September 19, 2017.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer PHAB Site Visitor, keep in mind that you must have: At least five years of professional public health experience in a Tribal, state, local, or territorial governmental health department; and Leadership or … Continue reading
Nine grant recipients will develop, test and implement innovative practices that other public health organizations can adapt to their communities’ needs The Public Health National Center for Innovations (PHNCI), a division of the Public Health Accreditation Board, announced today that … Continue reading
PHAB is pleased to share the first-ever “Accreditation Works!” video! Submitted by Hennepin County Public Health Department in Minneapolis, Minn., the 3 and 1/2-minute video was developed and produced by a team that included Public Health Director Susan Palchick along … Continue reading
The national program to improve and protect the health of the public continued its nationwide expansion in June as 11 more governmental public health departments achieved five-year accreditation status through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The decisions bring another … Continue reading
PHAB is excited to unveil a new, one-page infographic showcasing the value of PHAB accreditation! The new resource, the Value of PHAB Accreditation: Strengthening Health Departments to Better Serve Their Communities, provides a visual representation of data from the evaluation of … Continue reading